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To My Fellow Humans…

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By Carrie Pokrefke This morning, while I was scrubbing my breakfast dishes in the sink, I glanced out the window and realized that a beautiful morning was unfolding outside.  The sky was a… Continue reading

The Importance of Cake

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I was listening to The Moth podcast not too long ago and there was a young man who informed his audience that he had found the best mantra. When he’s feeling stressed he… Continue reading

And that is how the day gets away from you…

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About 9:00 tonight I chanced to remember that today was my day to post something brilliantly witty and edifying. Or at least to post something. In my defense- forgetting to post isn’t like… Continue reading

Carrion Comfort

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Are there literary works that you read over and over, seeing new things in them each time? Works that when you first read them gut-punch you, then climb into your skull and muck… Continue reading

Tyrion- the super awesome foster pup

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Last Monday I went to the local animal control shelter and literally carried out a 50 pound bundle of scared and abused dog. My husband and I had talked about fostering animals- but… Continue reading

Come On, Bull!

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By Carrie Pokrefke I’m not one to watch things over and over again.  This includes movies or You Tube videos or clips on Facebook.  But, there is one You Tube video that –… Continue reading

You know what they say about the best laid plans…

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So- 2 weeks ago I was on vacation and in a pro-active moment I wrote a post ahead of time to be automatically posted whilst I was driving to Austin and mentally preparing… Continue reading

8,000 Steps

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My work takes part in a corporate wellness initiative that requires participants to set step goals for each day. My goal for the first phase is eponymous 8,000 steps.   I participated last… Continue reading

Two Sick Babies

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Two sick babies have I. Damn these bugs in the sky. The boy brought it in & around it did spin. Now two sick babies have I. Two sick babies have I. Thermostats… Continue reading

You’ll Thank Me For This…

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If you’ve not “met” Jeanne Robertson yet, you are missing out.  This woman is hands down one of the funniest (and most accurate) women I have ever had the pleasure of listening to.… Continue reading